Those close to a powerful elected official, like a governor or the president, may owe their success to the boss. Yet there are times when […]
What does it mean when lawmakers as different as Colorado Democratic Senator Mark Udall and New York Republican Rep. Peter King offer praise for the […]
A central Massachusetts lawmaker and chairman of the state Senate’s powerful Ways and Means committee says he will not run for re-election.
The Massachusetts Senate passed a bill 37 to1 that would allow early voting and online voter registration.
While the federal government is divided and gridlocked, some states have become political monopolies where one party controls both the state legislature and the governor’s […]
For the first time in years, the House of Representatives is expected to approve a massive new spending bill on Wednesday that keeps federal agencies […]
Rep. George Miller (D-Calif.), a top ally to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and a veteran of four decades in Congress, announced Monday that he […]
The U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments Monday in a big constitutional fight over the balance of power between the president and the Senate.